Forest Recreation

Enjoying the great outdoors is part of Alberta’s cultural fabric. Getting out into the woods has been the start of countless adventures, traditions and friendships.

It isn’t just Albertans who seek adventure in our forests. Each year, people from all over the world come to experience the beauty of our province’s natural landscapes. Our forests provide locals and visitors alike with a wealth of things to see, do and experience all year round.

Active forest management is essential to keep these opportunities available to all Albertans.

Popular ways to enjoy our forests include:

  • Hiking
  • Camping
  • Photography
  • Hunting & trapping
  • Snowmobiling
  • Birdwatching
  • Fishing
  • ATV riding
  • Mountain biking